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A 71-year-old male asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
23 years experience Anesthesiology
Physical: It is time to visit a doctor, there are many reasons for increased heart rate when you exersize , your physician will find out the cause and will offe ... Read More

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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
22 years experience Cardiology
Maximum: Maximum predicted heart rate is calculated as 220-age. For a 22 year old the maximum heart rate is therefore 198 bpm. If your heart rate reaches 250-2 ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Harmless: Your heart rate is harmless. You can correct it by starting a program of daily exercise. As your fitness improves, your heart rate will slow. If it' ... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tiffanie Noonan
19 years experience Pediatrics
Slowly increase...: Lack of conditioning can lead to a HR that increases rather quickly with exercise. Slowly increasing the duration & exertion with exercise - and b ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Cardiac evaluation: preferably a basic exam, baseline EKG, exercise stress echo test and other imaging based on findings, I suggest a cardiology consultation ASAP or ER i ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Warren Foster
19 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Faster than expected: Strenuous exercise might allow your heart rate to reach 200 BPM at very max, but comfortably walking should rarely lead to such a fast rate, unless yo ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Aortic dilation: You have listed studies which would possibly inform an answer. Best to discuss with the doc with the most information regarding your status.
A female asked:
Dr. John Feola
30 years experience Internal Medicine
PALPITATIONS W/U: Palpitations that are symptomatic deserve a prompt W/U: exam/labs especially TFTS/EKG/Event Monitor/ECHO andThe discussion of treatment options with ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Cause?: Depends entirely on the cause. High heart rate is your body's way of dealing with increased metabolic needs. Of course there are many diseases that al ... Read More
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